Santo Stefano in Aspromonte

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Santo Stefano in Aspromonte
Comune
Comune di Santo Stefano in Aspromonte
Santo Stefano in Aspromonte is located in Italy
Santo Stefano in Aspromonte
Santo Stefano in Aspromonte
Location of Santo Stefano in Aspromonte in Italy
Coordinates: 38°10′N 15°47′E / 38.167°N 15.783°E / 38.167; 15.783Coordinates: 38°10′N 15°47′E / 38.167°N 15.783°E / 38.167; 15.783
Country Italy
Region Calabria
Metropolitan city Reggio Calabria (RC)
Frazioni Gambarie, Mannoli
Area
 • Total 17.7 km2 (6.8 sq mi)
Elevation 715 m (2,346 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 1,382
 • Density 78/km2 (200/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Stefaniti
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 89057
Dialing code 0965
Website www.comune.santostefanoinaspromonte.rc.it

Santo Stefano in Aspromonte is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Reggio Calabria in the Italian region Calabria, located about 110 kilometres (68 mi) southwest of Catanzaro and about 12 kilometres (7 mi) northeast of Reggio Calabria. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 1,382 and an area of 17.7 square kilometres (6.8 sq mi).[1]

Ski trails near Gambarie overlooking the Strait of Messina
Rumia lake

The municipality of Santo Stefano in Aspromonte contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Gambarie and Mannoli. Gambarie's ski resort is one of the closest to the sea in the world,[citation needed] as it is situated just over the Strait of Messina.

Santo Stefano in Aspromonte borders the following municipalities: Gambarie, Mannoli, Laganadi, Calanna, Sambatello, Reggio Calabria, Roccaforte del Greco, Sant'Eufemia d'Aspromonte, San Roberto, Sant'Alessio in Aspromonte, Scilla, Podargoni, Cerasi and Schindilifà.

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  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.